freetype package in Ubuntu

freetype2-demos: FreeType 2 demonstration programs
freetype2-demos-dbgsym: debug symbols for package freetype2-demos
libfreetype6: FreeType 2 font engine, shared library files
libfreetype6-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libfreetype6
libfreetype6-dev: FreeType 2 font engine, development files
libfreetype6-udeb: FreeType 2 font engine for the debian-installer
libfreetype6-udeb-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libfreetype6-udeb

This package has 5 new bugs and 0 open questions.

Package information

Ubuntu Developers
Medium Urgency
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FreeType is a high-quality and portable font engine that is capable of supporting several font formats (be they bitmapped or scalable) through a simple and uniform interface.

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There are no registered releases for the FreeType ⇒ head.

The Artful Aardvark (active development)
2.8-0.2ubuntu2 release (main) 2017-08-30
The Zesty Zapus (current stable release)
2.6.3-3ubuntu2 release (main) 2017-03-17
2.6.3-3ubuntu2.2 updates, security (main) 2017-05-09
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2.6.1-0.1ubuntu2.3 updates, security (main) 2017-05-09
2.6.1-0.1ubuntu2 release (main) 2016-04-15
The Vivid Vervet (supported)
2.5.2-2ubuntu3.1 updates, security (main) 2015-09-10
2.5.2-2ubuntu3 release (main) 2015-02-26
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
2.5.2-1ubuntu2 release (main) 2014-03-13
2.5.2-1ubuntu2.8 updates, security (main) 2017-05-09
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
2.4.8-1ubuntu2 release (main) 2012-04-03
2.4.8-1ubuntu2.6 updates, security (main) 2017-05-16